PITTSBURGH, PA – MAY 15: Tommy Pham #28 of the Cincinnati Reds tosses his bat after popping out to first base in the ninth inning during the game against the Pittsburgh Pirates at PNC Park on May 15, 2022 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin Berl/Getty Images)
The Boston Red Sox are indeed buying AND selling at the trade deadline. Moments after news broke that they’re shipping a player out, they’re reportedly bringing a new face to Boston.
Boston is finalizing a deal to acquire outfielder Tommy Pham from the Cincinnati Reds, as first reported by ESPN’s Jeff Passan via Twitter on Monday. Pham, 34, batted .238 with 11 home runs and a .694 OPS in 91 games for Cincy this season.